Publisher Neon Doctrine officially announced on May 15 the action adventure game “ The Library of Babel ” by Tanuki Game Studio. Compatible platforms are PC (Steam/Epic Games Store)/Nintendo Switch/PS4/PS5/Xbox One/Xbox Series X | S, and will be distributed in 2022.
“The Library of Babel” is an action adventure game under development, influenced by the writer Jorge Lewis Borgez’s short story “Babel’s Library”, Naoki Urasawa’s manga “PLUTO”, and the movie “Revelation of Hell”. is. The stage is a world that has been 20,000 years since humanity was extinct. There was an advanced robot and an orderly society.
The robots say they have little about their creators. Under such circumstances, a library has been discovered that all books written in the future are stored, as well as books written in the past and present, which will cause confusion in the robot society.
The main character of this work is Rudvik, who is investigating the incident in a city called Babylon. He seems to be in pursuing the culprit after someone has been killed. However, in the process, some emergency occurred, and he would be in danger.
In this work, the player operates Rudovik and goes on a vast jungle and ruined temples. Platform actions such as jumping over scaffolds and avoiding traps seem to be one of the major elements of gameplay. In addition, various kinds of mechanical creatures appear on the stage. Rather than fighting the enemy directly, the focus is on stealth play.
In this work, it seems important to manage the inventory and use the items you hold well according to the situation. In the trailer, you can see how you select a cardboard box and hide yourself when you encounter the enemy. In addition, a function that combines two types of items is also available, and new items are created by combining hooks and yo -yo strings.
The library, which caused confusion in the robot society, seems to be now closed. In conducting the case survey, Rudovik will also elucidate why it was closed and the mystery. This work is based on conspiracy and eternity, and you can experience a philosophical and sad story. In addition, TANUKI GAME STUDIO is based in Barcelona, Spain, despite its Japanese style.
“The Library of Babel” will be distributed in 2022 for PC (Steam/Epic Games Store)/Nintendo Switch/PS4/PS5/Xbox One/Xbox Series X | S.